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Remote Area Nurse

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Summary – about the role:

We are seeking a dedicated and experienced Remote Area Nurse to join our team in providing health care services to remote communities. The ideal candidate will be passionate about making a difference in underserved areas and capable of working independently in challenging environments.

Our Benefits:

  • Competitive pay rates for RAN nurses range from min $90 – $100 ph (am shifts) including shift penalties, providing fair compensation for your valuable skills and experience.
  • Talent Quarter offer Salary Packing!
  • We offer flexible work arrangements working with you to secure a contract.
  • We can expose you to a diverse range of clients and settings, with ongoing contracts.
  • Supportive consults that value its employees
  • We strive to provide a flexible work environment that allows you to prioritise your personal and professional needs.
  • We strive to retain our Candidates; we provide a Healthy retention bonus.
  • Travel and accommodation issues are something we negotiate with our clients, to provide our candidates the best.

As a Remote Area Nurse, your responsibilities will include:

  • Deliver primary healthcare services to individuals and families in remote communities.
  • Assess and treat patients presenting with a variety of health concerns.
  • Provide emergency care and stabilisation when necessary.
  • Collaborate with other healthcare professionals and community stakeholders to ensure comprehensive care.
  • Conduct health education sessions and promote preventative healthcare practices.
  • Maintain accurate medical records and documentation.

What we require from you:

  • Bachelor of Nursing qualification (or equivalent) and current registration with the relevant nursing board.
  • Minimum of 3 years working in remote or rural healthcare settings.
  • Demonstrated ability to work autonomously and adapt to changing circumstances.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Current CPR and First Aid certification.
  • REC & MEC (within 3years)
  • Pharma (preferred )
  • ALS & Triage ( if applicable)
  • Cultural sensitivity and respect for diverse communities.
  • Willingness to undergo relevant background checks and screenings.
  • Valid driver’s license and willingness to travel as required.

Additional Mandatory Course :

  • Aseptic technique: theory and practical assessment (Every 4 years)
  • Medication safety competencies – all modules (Every 2 years)
  • Blood safe – collecting blood specimens (Every 5 years)
  • Manual Handling (Annually)
  • Fire and Emergency Procedures (Annually)
  • Infection Control and Hand Hygiene (Annually)
  • Awareness of work health and safety legislation (Once)
  • Aggression Minimisation (Once)
  • Recognition and management of clinical deterioration (Every 5 years)
  • After Hours Assessment and Communication for PHC Nurses and AHPs (Once)
  • Early Sepsis Recognition and Management (via RAHC eLearning) (Every 5 years)
  • Cultural security and safety relevant to the Northern Territory (Once)

Overall, working with Talent Quarter as RAN is an excellent opportunity to grow your career, make a difference in the lives of others, and experience the adventure of working in rural and remote locations.

We offer an amazing referral scheme also, so if you know anyone looking for an opportunity reach out to us today!

If you’re Interested, Please ‘Apply now ‘or if you want more information feel free to contact our dedicated consultant : Jacinta Plaiche

Email: [email protected] Phone: 08 64006440

We look forward to working with you and creating your new and exciting job opportunity.

Reference
BBBH23460_1712126020
Location
Central Australia, Northern Territory
Type
Contract
Industry
Medical and Nursing

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